Show off your patriotic side full of stars and stripes. This 4th of July show off all those fun activities and fireworks photos with a creative ProShow slideshow. ProShow makes it easy to do just that! Make a slideshow that everyone will enjoy watching over and over again.Continue reading →
Happy World Photography Day! We’re celebrating by featuring a round-up of slideshows full of amazing photographs submitted by ProShow fans around the world.
World Photography Day originates from the invention of the Daguerreotype, a photographic process developed by Joseph Nicèphore Nièpce and Louis Daguerre. On January 9, 1839, the French Academy of Sciences announced daguerreotype process. A few months later, on August 19, 1839, the French government announced the invention as a gift “Free to the World”.Continue reading →
This Father’s Day, let’s take the time to thank Dad for all that he does. What’s a great way to make Dad feel special? Make him a personalized DIY slideshow full of enjoyable family fun. ProShow wants to help you bring those memories back to life so that both Dad, and the entire family can enjoy sharing in the Father’s Day celebration. So…show Dad you care by creating a slideshow that he will love.Continue reading →
It’s time to celebrate mom! She does so much for us now let’s do something special for her in return. A Mother’s Day slideshow is a great way to do just that! Need a little inspiration for your slideshow? We’ve rounded up all our favorite Mother’s Day FX to help you create the perfect ProShow slideshow. Watch a few effects sample videos below to get inspired.Continue reading →
Intro by Skip Cohen
Suzette Allen is back this week with a terrific point to remember; less is more!
If you look back over the last decade of many of your images, you’ll see a variety of trends. I remember sitting in WPPI judging at least 12-14 years ago and the judges commenting on there being too many “filter junkies.” Just because you know how to use the hundreds of tools in your image manipulation bag, doesn’t mean you have to use them all, and too often there were dozens used on the same image.
Well, to Suzette’s point, “less is more” applies to video and your slideshows as much as not being a filter junkie applies to your still images. And, less can be more when it’s appropriate, providing you have the skill set to capture quality images to start.Continue reading →
Intro by Skip Cohen
Suzette Allen and I have been friends for a lot of years, and I was thinking about everything she teaches in her workshops and her blog, along with all of her images and videos I’ve seen over the years. She’s not a photographer, but the ultimate storyteller. Everything she shares, together with the techniques she teaches are all about helping you tell a better story. And, that’s what your clients are hiring you to do – tell their story.
All of you are looking for ways to make your work stand out from your competitors. You’re looking for new ideas to exceed client expectations and enhance your storytelling skills. Thanks to technology, video is easier than ever to capture, and it’s also never had so much diversity in its purpose, especially with “hybrid” – still images, video clips and great music all put together in one presentation.Continue reading →
Wedding season is in full swing! Have you ever wanted an inside look at numbers and lists of everything that can possibly go into a wedding?
Here are some pretty interesting fun facts and numbers for anyone trying to get an idea of what goes into a wedding. You can also find all this information and more directly from the 2018 NewlyWed Report from WeddingWire. From social media announcements to planning to couples information, the list just goes on! Good luck to everyone working or attending a wedding, and congrats to those getting married!Continue reading →